Edward A. Emmett, MD, MS
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Silverstein Pavillion Ground Floor
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Fax: (215) 349-4430
M.B., B.S. (with Honors)
University of Sydney, Australia, 1964.
M.S. (Environmental Health)
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, 1975.
Description of Research ExpertiseDiseases caused by environmental and occupational exposures. Clinical Toxicology. Impact of disease and injury on industry and the community.
Description of Clinical ExpertiseDisease caused by toxic agents in the environment and at work.
Description of Other ExpertiseRisk communication. Working with communites in environmental health research.
Selected PublicationsEmmett, E.A.: Phototoxicity and photosensitivity reactions. Occupational Skin Disease. Third Edition. Adams R.M. (eds.). Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 1999.
Emmett, E.A.: Overview of occupational health and safety in Australia. Occupational Health and Safety in Australia. Mayhew, C. and Peterson, C.L. (eds.). Sydney, Allen and Unwin, 1999.
Emmett, E.A., Frank, A.L., Gochfeld, M., Hessl, S.M.: Year Book of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. St. Louis, Mosby, 1998.
Emmett, E.A., Frank, A.L., Gochfeld, M., Hessl, S.M.: Year Book of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. St. Louis, Mosby, 1997.
Emmett, E.A.: Prevention of major accidents in Australia. J. Occup. Health and Safety - Australia and New Zealand 12: 581-589, 1996.
Emmett, E.A.: What is the strategic value of occupational and environmental medicine - observations from the United States and Australia. J. Occup. Env. Med. 38: 1124-1134, 1996.
Emmett, E.A.: Occupational Diseases of the Skin. Cecil Textbook of Medicine. Bennett, J.C. and Plum F. (eds.). W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Page: 2220-2222, 1996.
Emmett, E.A., Frank, A.L., Gochfeld, M. and Hessl, S.M.: Year Book of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. St. Louis, Mosby, 1996.